Ergonomics Resources Guide for Various Industries

Each year approximately 30 percent of the work-related injuries/illnesses are associated with ergonomic deficiencies, making them one of the most prevalent and costly injuries in many industries. Fortunately, a number of industry-specific publications, guidelines and case studies are available that provide ideas for improving ergonomics and reducing the potential for work-related musculoskeletal disorders.

The below link contains a list of the industry groups for which we have compiled ergonomics resources along with some examples of the types of operations that are associated with each industry. In order to find a list of ergonomics resources that might be helpful for your organization, simply click on the industry category that your business falls under and you will be directed to that area of the resources guide. For personalized assistance with your ergonomic needs, visit the below site to request assistance from a BWC ergonomics consultant.

https://www.bwc.ohio.gov/employer/programs/safety/ErgoResourceGuide.asp

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